Thousands of people have booked a ticket to take a cruise to witness a total eclipse of the sun, which will not be taking place until March 2015 and will not happen again until 2026.
Defence Minister AK Antony will on Saturday flag-off a six month-long voyage by Indian Navy`s sail training ship INS Sudarshini to ASEAN countries.
Shuttle Discovery lifted off on its own final scheduled flight from Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
NASA has given green light to launch of Discovery after resolving a problem with a small fuel leak.
Did Christopher Columbus actually set sail for America from the Spanish port of Cadiz as the original historical version says?
Day in Pics: 2nd September
Showbiz World - September 2, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai